Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

Winter 2-1978

Description

This aerial photograph shows housing around the borders of Charleston International Airport. The airport is a joint civil-military airport, which was privately constructed in the 1920s. During World War II the US Army began using the airport as part of the eastern defense program. The airport was acquired by Charleston county in 1979 and continues joint operations at present.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charleston_International_Airport

(accessed 9 Dec 2011)

http://www.chs-airport.com/aphist.htm

(accessed 9 Dec 2011)

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Airports -- South Carolina -- Charleston; Transportation -- Air Travel; Land use -- Aerial photography in land use; Neighborhood;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

South Carolina

City Name

Charleston

Keywords

housing, airport, aerial, suburb

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